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Heroin crisis won't go away without a fight

Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015
Growing problem needs growing effort by law enforcement

GE has responsibility to clean up Hudson

Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015
*GE has responsibility to clean up Hudson
*End drug war, put focus on real crimes
*Horse owners should clean up their messes
*Blame parents, not teachers, for failures
*Coverage favoring McCarthy over Hull

David Harsanyi: Republican incompetence on full display at hearing

Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015
Cecile Richards’ appearance in front of Congress

MMA proves itself worthy of legalization

Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015
Heavily regulated environment takes sport out of the bar room

John Strossel: We Americans really need to stop playing the victim

Friday, Oct. 2, 2015
The world has enough real problems without declaring everyone a "victim."

Religion not a reason to deny presidency

Friday, Oct. 2, 2015
*Religion not a reason to deny presidency
*Convicted legislator should repay jail cost
*Whatever happened to showing respect?
*Due diligence is being taken in the Stockade
*County can’t ignore impact of mandates

Richard Cohen: Republicans politicize committees to dig at Clinton

Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015
I have a new hobby: I fashion myself as a modern-day Diogenes

Too early to remove dredging equipment

Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015
*Too early to remove dredging equipment
*Some immigrants are threat to country
*Clerk has no right to force religion on us
*Safford will fill void in Spa leadership
*U.S. departing from its original purpose
*Grateful for help on community march

State forcing Schoharie County into absurd guessing game

Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015
Schoharie County officials shouldn't be in the dark about info that could help them fight pipeline

Eugene Robinnson: Republicans trying to hide their falsehoods behind anger

Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015
How angry is Carly Fiorina? So angry she can't see straight

Iran deal is good for peace in Middle East

Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015
*Iran deal is good for peace in Middle East
*District’s decision on Kenyon lacked class
*Attacks on Saratoga animal shelter unfair
*Great places to dine out in Schenectady

Changes would help Luther Forest realize its potential

Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015
Zoning changes and allowing PILOTs would open door to more companies moving into tech park

E.J. Dionne: Try as he might, Boehner couldn’t tame unruly GOP

Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015
John Boehner was a deal-maker

Linda Chavez: Pope failed to make case against abortion

Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015
As a conservative, it is difficult not to be somewhat disappointed in Pope Francis’ speech to Congress

Chimp rights case an opportunity to learn

Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015
*Chimp rights case an opportunity to learn
*We must take action to save the unborn

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